Here’s a really great looking vintage style rucksack with a fresh, modern detail. This Retro rucksack is both stylish and versatile and is big enough to hold everything you need for the day.
This Retro Rucksack has the following features:
A reinforced bottom and straps for added durability
Practical side pockets that fit phones or snacks
An interior zipper pocket and a patch pocket that may function as a space for tablets or other electronics
You can choose to make the bag with a recessed zipper closure or a foldover top
Its gender-neutral styling makes this a great choice for men’s and boy’s bags too.
When you finish making your Retro Rucksack it measure approximately 13″ by 13″ by 3″.
The designer says that in order to make one of her Retro Rucksack’s you should be an intermediate sewer, who is comfortable installing a zipper and working with thick layers of fabric.
The Retro Rucksack pattern includes ten pages of professionally illustrated instructions, clear step-by-step directions & supplemental photos, expert tips for a professional-looking finish, print-at-home pattern pieces, and a metric conversion chart. You will also get bonus tips on working with faux leather (as an option if you wish it) and improvising with bag hardware.
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